The number of cosmetic dentists in the United States is expected to grow by 21 percent over the next six years. The utilization of cosmetic services is expected to continue to grow as well. With less invasive and faster services due to new treatments and technologies, a higher percentage of the population is considering aesthetic dental work to improve their smiles. With the abundance of cosmetic dentists to choose from and more graduating all the time, it is important to choose a cosmetic dentist who has the proper training, experience, and dedication to continued education. Continued education should go hand-in-hand with cosmetic dentistry.
There are a number of available cosmetic treatments, and the cosmetic dentist needs to be well-educated in every aspect of every one. He or she needs to be aware of the advantages and disadvantages of each treatment and which treatment fits which need, and that’s before they put a finger in the patient’s mouth. It is of the highest importance to stay up-to-date regarding treatment options, technologies, and the latest advances in the dental field so you can incorporate them into your practice to benefit your patients. At Lake Forest Dental Arts we believe there is no way you can remain stagnant in the field of cosmetic dentistry. It is doing a disservice to the practice, the staff, and the patients who are relying on us to fulfill their vision.
Before settling on a cosmetic dentist, we suggest you research their qualifications and whether or not they are dedicated to the pursuit of continued education. At Lake Forest Dental Arts, we definitely are.
About Your Lake Forest Dentist:
Aside from providing dependable family, general, and restorative dentistry services to our community, Dr. James Fondriest also holds respected academic appointments at the Pankey Institute in Key Biscayne, FL, and the Spear Institute in Scottsdale, AZ, and he is an adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Prosthodontics at the University of Florida Dental School. At Lake Forest Dental Arts, Dr. Fondriest combines his impressive array of experience with modern technology and caring, compassionate, knowledgeable staff, and we proudly serve patients from Chicago and all surrounding communities. To schedule a consultation, call our office today at (847) 234-0517.